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Ultimate 5 Day Northern Ireland Road Trip Itinerary

Northern Ireland Road Trip Being born in the UK, it’s amazing how little of it I’ve actually seen. Making more of an effort with that lately, one of the big trips on my list was a week in Northern Ireland. Living in Edinburgh, a flight to Belfast takes less than an hour, the quickest I’ve ever been on! Before we knew it we were already starting to descend and our…

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The Best Causeway Coast Stops in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s Causeway Coast Before we left Edinburgh for Belfast, the main thing everyone would tell us, who had visited before, was just how green everything is. Although I can’t deny, that is true – in part due to the amount of rain! What they failed to mention was just how beautiful the coast of Northern Ireland is. On every corner you’ll be greeted by a new cliff face or…

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How to Spend 48 Hours in Belfast, Northern Ireland

48 Hours in Belfast Belfast was both our first, and final stop of our Northern Ireland road trip. We flew from Edinburgh to Belfast, in what can only be described as the quickest flight of my life. Before I knew it we were already descending, after only being at peak height in the air for just over 15 minutes. I barely even had time to finish my cup of tea!…

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What to Expect Visiting the Giants Causeway, N. Ireland

The Legend of the Giants Causeway When I was a little girl I used to dream about the Giants Causeway. I had no idea what it was, or even where it was – but somehow it captured my imagination. According to legend the rock formations are the remains of a causeway built by a giant. The tales of Finn MacCool challenged to fight by the Scottish giant Benandonner. Where Finn…

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Visiting the Old Bushmills Distillery, Northern Ireland

Visiting the Old Bushmills Distillery Since moving to Scotland, whisky has become something pretty familiar in my world. Embedded into the culture here, it’s no surprise that Irish whiskey is just as popular. So when we made our way to Bushmills in Northern Ireland, first on our list was to visit the Old Bushmills Distillery. Although I’m not a big whisky fan myself, it’s something that can be appreciated for…

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